BAHAMAS VISA

Capital:Nassau 
Curency:Bahamian Dollar (BSD)

Embassy Address:

BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION Shantipath, New Delhi.

Telephone:

26872161, 26870060

Fax:

26872882

TOURIST VISA

Documents Required:

 

  • Visa Waiver Policy For Indian Nationals Holding Canadian, Schengen , USA, and UK Visas And Indian Nationals Who Are Permanent Residents In Those Countries-A visas is not required if the following conditions are met:
    • Nationals of India with a visa issued by Canada, United Kingdom, USA or Schengen Member State for a maximum stay of 90 days.
    • Nationals of India with a Permanent Residence Permit issued by the United Kingdom or Schengen Member State for a maximum stay of 90 days.
    • Nationals of India with a Permanent Resident/Resident Alien Card (Form I-551) issued by the USA for a maximum stay of 30 days.
    • Nationals of India with a Permanent Resident Card issued by Canada for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Requirements for stamping visa :

 

  • Valid passport with at least 6 month validity from the date of travel, having minimum one blank back to back page.
  • 1 Form to be filled online after creating applicant profile. Visawaale.com team does online form filling on behalf of the applicant - please provide details in the Performa given in FORM SECTION of our website).
  • 2 Photograph (Fresh ones i.e. NOT used earlier for any visa) (passport size35 mm 45mm 70 percent face area, white background, without border)
  • Covering letter addressed to The Visa Officer, British High Commission requesting specifically the visa for Bahamas
  • NOC/Leave letter from Indian company
  • Ticket ITENARY of the Journey.
  • Accommodation Proof in Bahamas
  • Bank statement last 3 months
  • Salary Slips of last 3 months.
  • Income tax documents last 3 years.
  • Marriage Certificate - In case of married applicants.

 

Note:

 Agents not allowed, passengers are requested to apply in person.

 

Fees:

Rs 11400/- VISA FEES SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

 

Special Instructions:

  Applicant to come personally for submission after taking an appointment from VFS to get the biometrics done ... The checklist is tentative, as agents are not allowed, so please refer to the updated checklist on the VFS website before proceeding. Also for all visa applications submitted from Wednesday 10 October 2012, it will no longer be possible for a third party to collect the documents on behalf of an applicant, except in the following cases: a parent collecting for a dependent child; one member of a family group collecting the passports for the whole family; Government Ministry representatives and a Business Express Programme company representative, approved by the company`s authorized signatories. Applicants who do not wish to collect their documents in person, and whose documents cannot be collected by one of the above, should select return delivery by courier at the time they make their visa application. This procedural change is to ensure the safe and secure return of documents to applicants.

BUSINESS VISA

Documents Required:

 

  • Visa Waiver Policy For Indian Nationals Holding Canadian, Schengen , USA, and UK Visas And Indian Nationals Who Are Permanent Residents In Those Countries-A visas is not required if the following conditions are met:
    • Nationals of India with a visa issued by Canada, United Kingdom, USA or Schengen Member State for a maximum stay of 90 days.
    • Nationals of India with a Permanent Residence Permit issued by the United Kingdom or Schengen Member State for a maximum stay of 90 days.
    • Nationals of India with a Permanent Resident/Resident Alien Card (Form I-551) issued by the USA for a maximum stay of 30 days.
    • Nationals of India with a Permanent Resident Card issued by Canada for a maximum stay of 30 days.

 

Requirements for stamping visa :

  • Valid passport with at least 6 month validity from the date of travel, having minimum one blank back to back page.
  • 1 Form to be filled online after creating applicant profile. Visawaale.com team does online form filling on behalf of the applicant - please provide details in the Performa given in FORM SECTION of our website).
  • 2 Photograph (Fresh ones i.e. NOT used earlier for any visa) (passport size35 mm 45mm 70 percents face area, white background, without border)
  • Covering letter addressed to The Visa Officer, British High Commission requesting specifically the visa for Bahamas
  • Invitation Letter from Bahamas
  • Ticket itinerary of the Journey.
  • Accommodation Proof in Bahamas
  • Bank statement last 3 months
  • Salary Slips of last 3 months.
  • Income tax documents last 3 years.
  • Marriage Certificate - In case of married applicants.

 

Note:

 Agents not allowed, passengers are requested to apply in person.

 

Fees:

Rs 11400/- VISA FEES SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  

PROCESS TIMELINE

Processing Time:

  •  20-25 working days as cases are referred.

 

Submission Days:

  •  MONDAY TO FRIDAY.

 

Collection Days:

  • MONDAY TO FRIDAY

 

Special Instructions:

  Applicant to come personally for submission after taking an appointment from VFS to get the biometrics done ...  The checklist is tentative, as agents are not allowed, so please refer to the updated checklist on VFS website before proceeding.  Also for all visa applications submitted from Wednesday 10 October 2012, it will no longer be possible for a third party to collect the documents on behalf of an applicant, except in the following cases: a parent collecting for a dependent child; one member of a family group collecting the passports for the whole family; Government Ministry representatives and a Business Express Programme company representative, approved by the company`s authorized signatories. Applicants who do not wish to collect their documents in person, and whose documents cannot be collected by one of the above, should select return delivery by courier at the time they make their visa application. This procedural change is to ensure the safe and secure return of documents to applicants.

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